Video: Rod Costa Talks Short Notice Callup Against Justin Van Heerden At Eternal 60 And More

Perth featherweight Rod Costa joins the Fight News Australia team for a one on one interview ahead of his fight against Justin Van Heerden at Eternal MMA 60 on June 5.

Costa talks about his background, short notice opportunities, balancing teaching with training, his fight at Eternal MMA 60 and more.

The bout will serve as the co-main event at Eternal 60 which takes place on Saturday, June 5 at Perth’s HBF Stadium. Tickets are available via the Eternal MMA website, or if you’re not in Perth, you can catch all the action live on UFC Fight Pass.

MMA writer from Melbourne, Australia. I fell in love with combat sports watching boxing with my dad in the late 90s. Discovered MMA at some stage during the Ortiz-Shamrock rivalry and was instantly intrigued. I've trained in Muay Thai on-and-off over the years, but used the prolonged Victorian COVID lockdowns to complete a diploma in sports journalism as a way to channel my passion for the sport